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Roseau, Dominica - Seattle, USA - Comparison and Distance between
Distance: 6,601 km / 4,102 miles
You are looking at Roseau in Dominica. The city has a population of 14847 residents. It is located on -60.60 degrees longitude, and 15.30 latitude.
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Roseau , General info:
Roseau is the capital of Dominica. Its population is 14,847. It is a small and compact urban settlement, located within the Saint George parish and surrounded by the Caribbean Sea, the Roseau River and Morne Bruce. Built on the site of the ancient Kalinago Indian village of Sairi, it is the oldest and most important urban settlement on the island.
Roseau , Cheap stuff:
Saturday morning market near here the Roseau River meets the Caribbean Sea. The market vendors start setting up very early before dawn to ensure they get good stall locations. The market is a great place to buy frsh fruit, seafood, and spices. There is less variety but still good prices for vegetables, meat and goods.
Roseau , Different stuff:
Sundays in Roseau are very quiet and more store-fronts and many restaurants are closed. Best to plan for a nature-day on Sundays. However, make sure your transportation is planned because buses and taxis will either not be operating or at much less frequency.
Roseau , Don't miss:
The emerald pool is a definite do-not-miss. Most natives know where it is. It will feel cool at first but it takes only 2-3 minutes to get used to it. The water in the pool feels very pure and soft against your skin.
Roseau , Food:
Restaurants are as diverse and unique. They offer a vast array of mouth-watering culinary delights that will satisfy even the most discriminating pallet. These restaurants offer a wide range of international selections, including succulant Creole cuisine, blending and reflecting our island's Carib Indian, African, French and Oriental influence. Your menu choices may include beef, goat, fish, and chicken, as well as a variety of savory soups and salads. Vegetarian entrees are also widely available. You may also want to try some tasty local favorites such as "San Coche" (saltfish boiled in coconut milk) served with dumplings and green bananas and "Callaloo" soup, which tastes like spinach and is sometimes flavored with crab meat. (Callaloo is made from the leaves of the dasheen plant.)
Roseau , Hotels:
There are no world famous hotel chains in the city. The most famous hotel is the Fort Young Hotel. In addition there are several small family owned establishments within and on the outskirts of the city.
Roseau , Safety:
Dominica is one of the safest places to travel in the region. There are no poisonous snakes or insects in Dominica. Tap water is safe to drink, but since it is sometimes drawn straight from Dominica's many rivers, it has a tendency to turn brown after heavy rainfall. It's better to drink the bottled water available almost anywhere.
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Seattle, Washington, USA
You are looking at Seattle , Washington in USA. The city has a population of 582454 residents. It is located on -121.66 degrees longitude, and 47.61 latitude.
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Seattle , General info:
Seattle is one of the best places to visit and live in the world. It sits between the Pacific Ocean and the Olympic and Cascade mountain ranges.
Seattle , Cheap stuff:
All museums in Seattle are free on the first Thursday of every month.
The Pike Place Market or Fisherman's Market as it is sometimes called keeps you busy for hours and is free.
The beaches in Seattle are not crowed and very clean.
Seattle , Different stuff:
Seattle has a very large Asian population with lots of foods and clothing that you will not find elsewhere.
You can take trips to Underground Seattle. Where the city was located before the big Seattle fire.
The locks in Ballard are not only interesting, but free. You can see boats go from fresh to salt water. At certain times of the year you can see salmon returning from the ocean to spawn in the fresh water. The fish ladder as well as the locks are free.
Seattle , Don't miss:
Pike Place Market.,
University of Washington campus with its libraries.
The many live theater in Seattle. (You can get half price tickets at the Pike Place Market at Ticket, Ticket)
Seattle , Food:
Between Salty's Brunch on Alki beach to dinner watching the sun go down at Ray's Boathouse on the salt water you cannot beat the seafood Seattle has to offer.
The Dim Sum at "House of Hong" in Chinatown is not only reasonably priced but internationally known as some of the best you can get. (One woman comes all the way from Poland just for their Dim Sum)
Seattle , Hotels:
If you are loaded there is the Sorento Hotel or the Fairmount Olympic. If you are looking for a mid priced place to stay, Silver Cloud on Lake Union is a great find. Or if you want there are many great Bed and Breakfast for a reasonable price.
Seattle , Safety:
There is very little crime in Seattle. Outside of a few drunk University students around the campus doing what I did many years ago, you will be very happy in all of the city.
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